1. Field: Condensed matter or Energy related fields
  2. Deadline: Dec. 16, 2010
  3. Details: http://pktis.pknu.ac.kr/wic/WIC0110S.aspx

Pohang University of Science and Technology

The Department of Physics and the Institute for Edge of Theoretical Science (IES) of POSTECH (Pohang University of Science and Technology), ranked No. 28 in the Times Higher Education (THE) Annual Survey of universities in the world in 2010, is seeking to fill one tenure-track faculty position in theoretical physics. The IES, founded in 2010, is a research institute on-campus that pursues the highest quality of interdisciplinary research in theoretical science. The position will be jointly affiliated with the Department of Physics and the IES.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree in physics or a related field and more than two years of post-doc experience in his/her research field. The successful candidate will be expected to teach, in English, undergraduate and graduate courses, and to supervise graduate students, but is expected to focus more on research activities in association with the IES. Applicants must have the ability to establish a strong research program. The successful candidate is expected to start from September of 2011 or March of 2012. The selected candidates will lead a frontier research on edge topics of theoretical physics.

To apply Candidates should submit an application package that consists of

1.   a curriculum vitae including the list of publication,

2.   a statement of research in the past and plan in future,

3.   official records of their degrees, and

4.   the names of three references,

All application materials should be sent as soon as possible to:

Prof. Seunghwan Kim 
Director of IES / Professor of Physics 
San 31 Hyoja-Dong, Namku, 
Pohang, Gyeongbuk 790-784 
South Korea 
e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

The evaluation of applications will begin on June 1, 2011, and will continue until the position is filled.

In order to obtain an additional information or indicate your intention to apply, please contact: Prof. Seunghwan Kim at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Postdoctoral Fellowship (Biophysics of Thrombosis and Hemostasis)

FDA/Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Office of Blood Research and Review/Division of Hematology/Laboratory of Hemostasis
A post-doctoral position is available for a highly motivated biophysicist to study thrombosis and hemostasis using variety of in vivo or in vitro biological models and/or mathematical modeling and 2-photon videomicroscopy.
The candidate is expected to have background in physics and mathematics or biomedical engineering. Experience with at least one of the following techniques is required: deep tissue imaging using two-photon microscopy, hemostasis and thrombosis, medical device engineering, mathematical modeling (including fluid dynamics, pattern formation, and non-linear dynamics), and enzymology. The candidate should be eligible to work in the USA. 
The laboratory is located on the NIH campus in Bethesda, Maryland and offers an excellent environment for professional development. 
Position Availability and Term: 
The term starts between August and December 2011 and lasts for one year with the possibility of extension. This position is a contract fellowship through the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE). 
Candidates will be offered a competitive salary depending on their experience. 
How to Apply: 
Please reply by June 25, 2011. 
Please e-mail your cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, names and contact information of your references to Dr. Mikhail Ovanesov at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
or mail to: 
Mikhail V. Ovanesov, Ph.D.
1401 Rockville Pike, HFM 340
Rockville, MD 20852
 FYI. NO citizenship required.